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150/5220-9A - Aircraft Arresting Systems

Date Issued
December 20, 2006
Responsible Office
AAS-300,  Office of Airport Safety and Operations - Airport Safety & Operations Division

Contains FAA standards and recommendations for the installations of aircraft arresting systems on civil airports not owned or operated by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD). This AC does not describe Engineered Materials Arresting Systems (EMAS). For guidance on EMAS, see AC 150/5220-22, Engineered Materials Arresting Systems (EMAS) for Aircraft Overruns.